A sparkly 21st Birthday Card using Aqua Glitter Cardstock

Birthdays are a big deal around here, especially a milestone 21st birthday This oversized card has all the sparkle without the mess and made a big impression.

We created this large 21st birthday card using our Aqua Glitter cardstock and Turquoise Colorplan Cardstock.


  • Aqua Glitter Paper
  • Turquoise Colorplan Cardstock
  • White Frost Colorplan Cardstock
  • White Craft ink
  • Spinge Dauber
  • Ink Jet Printer
  • E-Cutter
  • Foam Adhesive
  • Scissors / paper trimmer


  1. Cut an 8.5″ x 11″ sheet of Colorplan Cardstock to 10″ x 7″.
  2. Score and fold in half to create card base.
  3. Using a sponge dauber and white craft ink daub a circle pattern onto the Turquoise Colorplan cardstock. Set aside to dry.
  4. Typeset the number 2 and 1 and use an E-Cutter to cut out to approximately 5″x7″. We used a Silhouette Cameo and the Silhouette Design Software.
  5. Mount the 21 onto the card base using foam adhesive.
  6. Typeset Happy Birthday and print onto a sheet of White Frost Colorplan cardstock using an ink jet printer. Size type to fit onto a 1/2″ x 4″ banner.
  7. Cut “Happy Birthday” Sentiment into a banner shape. using a paper trimmer or scissors. Mount onto of the 21 using foam adhesive.


Non-Shed Glitter Paper – Rainbow Assortment




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